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Jan 13, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
An insect-eating plant proves that evolved strategies can sometimes be just as effective as thinking through problems.
May 29, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Tim Wall
Flowers often need reproductive help from birds and bees, not to mention bats, moths, lizards and primates.
Oct 7, 2013 05:48 AM ET // Gayathri Vaidyanathan
Stress experienced by individual bees over a prolonged period of time begins to affect the entire colony, and can lead to colony collapse. Continue reading →
Oct 4, 2013 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Blamed for 41 deaths since July, still, experts doubt climate change.
A growing number of experts claim that people will soon have no choice but to consume insects.
Sep 1, 2013 01:00 PM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Climate change is expanding the ranges of all kinds of crop pests, which is seriously bad news for our food security.
Feb 22, 2011 01:21 PM ET // Tim Wall
When is an oil spill a good thing? How about when it helps fight malaria?
Jun 11, 2012 04:12 PM ET // Tim Wall
We can thank birds and bats for the fact that we don't face over-sized killer insects.